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Design of a Waste Heat Recovery System 5-Day Training
The objective of this course is to provide participants theoretical and practical training on designing waste heat recovery systems for improving energy efficiency in existing and new energy intensive systems.
Date: February 20, 2016 - February 24, 2016
Location: Bangalore, India
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Organizer: SoftInWay
Type of Event: Course, International

This comprehensive Waste Heat Recovery System course gives an in-depth insight into cycle analysis and turbine engineering, starting from general discussion like energy systems, heat exchanger types and selection, specificities of pumps in ORC and opportunities for waste heat recovery and ending with complete design of flow path and 3D blades for the turbine with attachments.

The scope includes:

  • Assessment and opportunities for waste heat recovery
  • Thermodynamic cycle analysis for waste heat recovery with different fluids
  • Basics of gas dynamics and fluid properties
  • Organic fluids and selection criteria
  • ORC design and analysis
  • Waste heat recovery component selection and design including heat exchangers
  • Turbine fundamentals and design parameters
  • Primary turbine elements, stage analysis
  • Axial and radial turbine preliminary design
  • Turbine detailed design of axial and radial turbines
  • Losses in axial and radial turbines
  • Performance and off-design turbine analysis
  • Blade profile generation and 3-D shape configuration
  • Auxiliary components, full plant cycles overview, current machine designs
  • Specificities of pumps for ORC
  • Flow and speed control systems
  • Challenges and opportunities in waste heat recovery systems

Who should attend?

  • Engineers involved in design and development of systems and technologies for the improving energy efficiency by recovering waste heat.
  • Professional working on renewable and green energy technology
  • Technocrats and entrepreneurs interested in exploring the opportunities for green energy technology
  • Engineers who are interested in breaking into the field of turbomachinery and want to learn about the waste heat recovery technologies, ORC cycle design and fundamentals of Turbine preliminary flow path design and optimization as well as receive a free 1 month trial of the leading turbomachinery design and analysis software suite.
  • Engineering professionals interested in learning more about the capabilities of the AxCYCLE™ and AxSTREAM® Platform.
  • Engineering students interested in being early adopters of the next generation of turbomachinery optimization tools and learning in depths about the capabilities of AxCYCLE™ and AxSTREAM®, the Gold Standard for Turbomachinery flow path design.
Event record first posted on December 20, 2016, last modified on December 31, 2016

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